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Search results for "Wrong-Site Surgery"
Rojas-Burke J. The Oregonian. May 25, 2011.
Gulliver D. Herald Tribune. September 3, 2007.
This article describes how the culture around medical errors is evolving to include disclosure and transparency, illustrated by a physician's willingness to discuss a wrong-site surgery.
National Priorities Partnership. Washington, DC: National Quality Forum; 2008. ISBN: 1933875194.
This report resulted from a consensus program involving 28 national organizations that sought to outline goals for improving the US health care system and share examples of such efforts in patient safety and other identified areas.
Bernhard B. The Orange County Register. April 19, 2006.
This article reports on an Anaheim anesthesiologist's pre-surgery checklist, inspired by similar checklists used in the aviation industry.